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Build Your Own Guitar – Day 9

This is the entry for Day 9 of a 3-week intensive guitar building course I’m taking through the Australian Guitar Making School. Click here to view Day 8’s entry. Click here to view Day 7’s entry. Click here to view all of Week #1. ——...

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Build Your Own Guitar – Day 8

This is the entry for Day 8 of a 3-week intensive guitar building course I’m taking through the Australian Guitar Making School. Click here to view Day 7’s entry. Click here to view all of Week #1. —— Today was a day of little things...

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Build Your Own Guitar – Day 7

Click here to read the review of Build Your Own Guitar – Week 1. Given that we’re covering quite a lot each day, I’m going to try and update this diary on a daily basis. The information is fresher that way and it means less...

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Lancia Fulvia – First Photos

Things have been busy with my guitar building course taking up so much time, so it’s been hard to find time to do anything with my new Lancia Fulvia. Here are the first photos of the car. I haven’t cleaned up a single thing yet...

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Build Your Own Guitar – Week 1

The Background I decided to get back into music earlier this year (long story, not worth the telling). When I saw an ad for the Australian Guitar Making School I figured there would be no better incentive to start playing again than to build my...

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Nevs announces intention to lay off employees

My mate Pete just forwarded this press release (no, I’m not a subscriber). As expected…… —— Nevs announces intention to lay off up to 200 employees due to lack of work, as the decision to re-start production will be further delayed. Nevs has retained the...

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Goodbye Porsche 968CS – Hello Lancia Fulvia

When I advertised my Porsche 968CS for sale a month or so ago, I did it expecting that I’d still have another good 6 months or so with the car. Having watched 968’s and other Porsches online for so long, I knew that most of...

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Petrolicious – Lancia 037

Petrolicious has to run out of….. fuel at some stage, right? I mean, how many incredible different vehicle models can they actually get access to before they start repeating themselves? Hopefully the answer is “plenty more”. The owner of this car will be familiar to...